Edward Scriven(1775-1841), Engraver
Artist associated with 210 portraits
An engraver, who trained under Hertfordshire engraver Robert Thew. Thew and Scriven together produced engravings for the London publisher John Boydell and when Thew died in 1802, Scriven replaced him as engraver to the Prince of Wales. Scriven became the eminent engraver of his generation; he produced over 200 portrait engravings. He contributed to several expensively illustrated books and series of engravings, notably The Coronation of his most Sacred Majesty King George IV, published in 1837, recording the appearance and costume of those who took part in the coronation. In around 1820, he was appointed historical engraver to George IV.
by Edward Scriven, published by John Bell, after Sir William Beechey
stipple engraving, published 1 March 1807
by Edward Scriven, published by John Bell, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, published 1 November 1807
by Edward Scriven, published by and for Bell & De Camp, after Samuel De Wilde
hand-coloured stipple engraving, published 1 November 1808
by Edward Scriven, after Rembrandt
stipple engraving, published 1810 (circa 1629)
by Edward Scriven, published by William Richard Beckford Miller, published by James Carpenter
stipple engraving, published 1810
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